Subject: English in engineering 2 (17 - EJEI2)

Basic Information

CategoryAcademic-general educative
Scientific or art field:Anglistika i jezik struke
Native organizations units

Department of Fundamentals Sciences
Course specification

Course is active from 01.10.2005..

Further mastering the vocabulary related to profession and major and developing the ability to understand texts from different sources. Acquiring complex sentence structures typical for the professional language.
Students possess certain vocabulary present in the scientific technical discourse and are able to use it properly. They are able to read literature related to their field of study, as well as other different forms of technical communication: instructions, brochures, reports etc. In the communication with colleagues they are able to understand and use typical constructions and collocations etc.
Processing of professional texts in English and other forms of technical communication and analysis of their characteristics. Extending the professional vocabulary while adopting common abbreviations. The formation and interpretation of abbreviations. The use of modal verbs and other phrasal verbs. The use of infinitive. The use of -ing clause for expressing the action results.
Lectures are organized around processing certain number of professional texts. Besides traditional exercises for checking the understanding, students solve certain number of exercises using the so called task based approach during the lectures. Typical constructions, expression, phrasal verbs etc. are practiced through communication.
Herbert, A.The Structure of Technical English1965Longman, LondonEnglish
Glendinning, E., Glendinning, N.Oxford English for Electrical and Mechanical Engineering2001Oxford University Press, OxfordEnglish
Grupa autoraOxford English - Serbian Student Dictionary2006Oxford University Press, OxfordEnglish
Eastwood, J.Oxford Practice Grammar - Intermediate2006Oxford University Press, OxfordEnglish
Popić, R., i dr.Naučno-tehnički rečnik : englesko-srpskohrvatski : 80.000 terminoloških jedinica1989Privredni pregled, BeogradSerbian language
Course activity Pre-examination ObligationsNumber of points
Written part of the exam - tasks and theoryNoYes40.00
Oral part of the examNoYes30.00
Name and surnameForm of classes
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Mirović Ivana
Foreign Language Lecturer